Australia v Saudi Arabia, 29 February 2012

Score4-2 to Australia
RefereeKIM Dong-jin
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group B
VenueAAMI Park, Melbourne
Attendance24,240
Kick-off: 8.30pm local

4  Australia

Manager: Holger Osieck

2  Saudi Arabia

Manager: Frank Rijkaard

Goals:

Alex Brosque 43 G
Harry Kewell 73 G
Alex Brosque 75 G
Brett Emerton 76 G

Goals:

Salem Al Dawsari 19 G
Nassir Al Shamrani 45 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer
Defender Brett Emerton
Defender Jade North
Defender Sasa Ognenovski
Defender Matt Spiranovic
Defender/Midfielder Mark Milligan
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Neill (captain)
Midfielder Mark Bresciano
Midfielder James Troisi
Midfielder/Forward Harry Kewell
Forward Alex Brosque

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Waleed Abdullah
Defender Abdulla Al Zoari
Defender Kamil Fallatah
Defender Osama Hawsawi (captain)
Defender Hassan Muath
Midfielder Salem Al Dawsari
Midfielder Ahmed Al Fraidi
Midfielder Taiseer Al Jassam
Midfielder Saud Khariri

Substitutions:

Archie Thompson for James Troisi 63
Dave Carney for Matt Spiranovic 82
Nick Carle for Alex Brosque 87

Substitutions:

Ahmad Ateef for Ahmed Al Fraidi 66
Yasser Al Qahtani for Nassir Al Shamrani 72
Naif Hazazi for Mohammad Al Shalhoub 79

Cards:

Cards:

Saud Khariri 62 Y
Nassir Al Shamrani 64 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Mat Ryan
Defender Michael Marrone
Defender Michael Thwaite
Midfielder Nick Carle
Midfielder Dave Carney
Midfielder Erik Paartalu
Midfielder Adam Sarota
Forward Archie Thompson

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ahmed Al Kassar
Goalkeeper Yasser Al Mosailem
Defender Mohamed Al Bishi
Defender Kamil Fallatah
Midfielder Yahia Al Shehri
Midfielder Ahmad Ateef
Midfielder Ibrahim Ghaleb
Forward Hamed Al Hamed
Forward Yousef Al Salem
Forward Naif Hazazi